Climate, Time, Contaminants

April 12-15, 2015 | Vancouver, Canada

Short Courses

The following short courses will be offered on April 12, 2015.

Course 1: Passive Treatment of Contaminated Mine Drainage – CANCELLED

Course 2: The Role of Water Management in Historic Tailings Dam Failures
Andrew Watson, Workshop Facilitator, MWH, USA
Patrick Corser, Geotechnical Engineer, MWH Canada Country Manager, MWH, Canada
Dirk van Zyl, Professor and Chair of Mining and the Environment, Norman B. Keevil Institute of Mining Engineering, University of British Columbia, Canada
Clint Strachan, Sr. Geotechnical Engineer, MWH, USA
Resa Furey, Senior Market Analyst, MWH, USA

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Course 3: Mine Dewatering and Mine Water Management
Geoff Beale, Mining Hydrogeologist, Schlumberger, USA
Shane O’Neill, Principal Hydrogeologist, Schlumberger, Canada

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Please note: These courses run simultaneously from 8:30 am to 5:30 pm. Therefore you can only register for one course.

Short courses are not included in the conference registration fee and must be paid for separately.


Program layout

Sunday April 12, 2015 – Short Courses


Short Course 2

Short Course 3

07:30-08:30 Registration Registration
08:30-10:30 Session 1 Session 1
10:30-11:00 Coffee break Coffee break
11:00-12:30 Session 2 Session 2
12:30-13:30 Lunch Lunch
13:30-15:00 Session 3 Session 3
15:00-15:30 Coffee break Coffee break
15:30-17:00 Session 4 Session 4
17:00-17:30 Wrap-up Wrap-up